bridgman funeral home and cremation service company logo
jones mortuary company logo

The areas only locally owned and operated funeral home. Our family honoring your family. 


Bom-Wrapper

Tad Shelly

Tad Doran Shelly

Thursday, March 30th, 1967 - Sunday, July 5th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Tad Shelly, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Tad Shelly

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Tad's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Tad's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Tad passed away at home in Terrytown, NE on July 5, 2020. The family has chosen cremation, and a private family burial will be held at a later date at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Morrill, NE. Monetary donations to the family would be appreciated, if you are moved to do so. Online condolences may be made at www.bridgmanfuneralhome.com. Bridgman Funeral Home in Scottsbluff is entrusted with arrangements.

He was the 6th of 7 children, born to Marilyn and Mick Shelly on March 30, 1967. As a child, he lived in many towns across Nebraska and Wyoming. As an adult, he settled in the Scottsbluff/Gering area. With the exception of a few years in Lincoln, NE. Yes, He had a temper...yes, he could be a troublemaker, and YES, he liked to party! With the partying, he often found himself within the hospitality of Scottsbluff County detention center. He confided to his cousin that he had a hard time dealing with depression and found drinking eased his pain. After 52 years, it was finally discovered he suffered from PTSD. He had many friends, and probably as many enemies. He was a handyman, a welder, laborer and an artist! Tad was ridden hard and put away wet, more than once in his life. He always found the courage to pull himself up and make the best of each day.

Tad is preceded in death by his parents; father, Mick Shelly, mother, Marilyn Shelly, sisters; Candy Sue and Cindy Rein, twin brothers; Timothy, Tommy.

He is survived by two daughters Nicole and Krissa, his big brother John and youngest brother Sam; two aunts, Melba Stager and Charlotte Steinbock, numerous cousins and friends.

Tad, we hope you are finally are at rest from your tortured soul. God be with you till we meet again.
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Tad Doran Shelly, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Tad

Service Details

There are no events scheduled. You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or planting a memorial tree in memory of Tad Doran Shelly.

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Tad here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of Tad Doran Shelly by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: